Preston, Minnesota Population 2020

1,296

Preston is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 1,296, it is the 314th largest city in Minnesota and the 9256th largest city in the United States. Preston is currently growing at a rate of 0.08% annually but its population has decreased by -2.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,325 in 2010. Preston reached it's highest population of 1,324 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Preston has a population density of 526 people per square mile.

The average household income in Preston is $61,887 with a poverty rate of 13.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $547 per month, and the median house value is $116,400. The median age in Preston is 39.5 years, 40.2 years for males, and 39.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.4 males.

Preston Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Preston was:

  • White: 99.01%
  • Asian: 0.43%
  • Native American: 0.28%
  • Two or more races: 0.28%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Preston, Minnesota is 1,296, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,294.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,325.

Preston, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,39599.01%
Asian60.43%
Two or More Races40.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.28%

Preston Population Pyramid 2020

Preston Median Age

39.5


Total

40.2


Male

39.3


Female

Preston Adults

There are 1,072 adults, (263 of whom are seniors) in Preston.

Preston Age Dependency

74.2

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Preston Sex Ratio

Female

703

49.89%

Male

706

50.11%

Preston Households and Families

Preston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Preston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
Male67.6%32.4%
All65.9%34.1%
Non Family48.7%51.3%
Female21.1%78.9%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6362.1765.9
Married3132.6686.6
Non Family2321.1348.7
Female573.3921.1
Male342.7467.6

2.7

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Preston Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade282.83%
9th to 12th Grade535.36%
High School Graduate28829.12%
Some College23623.86%
Associates Degree14014.16%
Bachelors Degree16316.48%
Graduate Degree818.19%

Preston Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White960883244
Hispanic2121
Native American4
Multiple Races44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.42%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,985$40,735$35,250
Less Than High School$30,625$30,625$
High School Grad$30,893$36,591$19,583
Some College$35,156$37,500$30,417
Bachelors Degree$40,724$56,667$35,795
Graduate Degree$57,917$87,917$54,125

$36,985

Average Earnings

$40,735

Average Male

$35,250

Average Female

Preston Language

Preston Language by Age

Preston Language

98.48% of Preston residents speak only English, while 1.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.53% of the population.

Preston Poverty

Preston Poverty by Race

13.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.93%

Male Poverty Rate

11.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Preston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Preston is White, with 13.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Preston is White, with 13.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.21%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.27%
High School9.89%
Some College6.72%
Bachelors or Greater4.92%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed57.14%
Female Employed5.11%
Male Employed1.08%

Preston Income

Preston Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,816$61,887
Families$66,528$76,537
Married Families$78,295-
Non Families$28,511$33,435

Preston Marital Status

Preston Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Preston Married by Age and Sex

Preston Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Preston Marital Status by Race

Preston Veterans

107

Number of Veterans

104

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam37
Second Gulf War26
Korea22
First Gulf War7
World War II3

$Preston Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Preston Employment Status

68.8%

Labor Force Participation

67.5%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Preston Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

63.73%

Born in Minnesota

99.79%

Native Born

0.21%

Foreign Born

0.21%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.79% of Preston residents were born in the United States, with 63.73% having been born in Minnesota. 0.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,29610.08%
20191,29510.08%
20181,294-5-0.38%
20171,29910.08%
20161,29870.54%
20151,291-2-0.15%
20141,293-1-0.08%
20131,294-16-1.22%
20121,310-7-0.53%
20111,317-7-0.53%
20101,3240.00%